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Old Mar 28, 2005, 9:29 AM   #1
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I would really appreciate it if anyone who owns an *ist Ds could let me know

1- What brand (sandisk, lexar...) card they have.

2- How fast (9mb/s, 20mb/sec)and how big (1G, 256mb)there card is.

3- How well there card performs.

4- Pros and cons of there card.

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Old Mar 28, 2005, 11:30 AM   #2
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I use an Integral 1 GByte card which saves approximately 350 images when using best JPEG quality.

This is a 60 times write i.e 9MB/sec but I don't find any improvementover the PNY 4MB/sec that I had originally; both took about 3 secs to write an 11Meg RAW image.
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Old Mar 28, 2005, 4:20 PM   #3
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thanx catbells. don't think i'll upgrade now. just saved $80.
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Old Mar 28, 2005, 7:26 PM   #4
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I am using Kingston 512M card. Not sure about speed, but RAWwrite time is also about 3 sec

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